Understanding the Colle-Zukertort

Understanding the Colle-Zukertort

Learn the key ideas in the practical Colle-Zukertort Opening!

Learn openings in a new way! This course will teach you the fun, Colle-Zukertort Opening by giving a series of instructive puzzles. You can work your way through these key strategic and tactical positions until you are ready to dominate with the Colle-Zukertort in your own games!

  • Learn the common tactics of the Colle-Zukertort!
  • Learn the key positional ideas of the opening!
  • Learn the key traps to set and which to avoid each game!
Zukertort - Blackburne

Zukertort - Blackburne

This position arose in Zukertort - Blackburne, London 1883. It's White's move.
1 Challenge
Yusupov - Scheeren 1

Yusupov - Scheeren 1

This position is from Yusupov - Scheeren, Plovdiv 1983. It's White's move.
2 Challenges
Hartston - Upton

Hartston - Upton

This position arose in a game Hartston - Upton, London (Robert Silk International) 1984. White to play.
2 Challenges
Hoi - Danielsen

Hoi - Danielsen

This position is from a game Hoi - Danielsen, Danish Championship, Ringsted 1995. White to play.
2 Challenges
Yermolinsky - Shaked

Yermolinsky - Shaked

This position is taken from the game Yermolinsky - Shaked, New York Open 1998. White to play.
1 Challenge
Lobron - Adams

Lobron - Adams

This position is from a game Lobron - Adams, Dortmund 1996. White to play.
1 Challenge
Yusupov - Drasko

Yusupov - Drasko

This position was taken from a game Yusupov - Drasko, Sarajevo 1984. White to play.
2 Challenges
Kastaneida - Zaw

Kastaneida - Zaw

This position is from a game Kastaneida - Zaw from the Istanbul Olympiad in 2000. It's White's move.
4 Challenges
Euwe - Rubinstein

Euwe - Rubinstein

Taken from the game Euwe - Rubinstein, Maehrisch Ostrau 1923.
3 Challenges
Kogan - Templier

Kogan - Templier

This position is taken from a game between Artur Kogan and Nicolas Templier from a rapidplay tournament in Corsica in 2005. White to play.
1 Challenge
Koltanowski - Sunyer

Koltanowski - Sunyer

This position is from a game Koltanowski - Sunyer, Sitges 1934. White to play.
1 Challenge
Hoi - Gulko

Hoi - Gulko

This position is taken from the game Hoi - Gulko from the Olympiad in Thessaloniki in 1988. White to play.
2 Challenges
Nimzovitsch - Von Gottschall

Nimzovitsch - Von Gottschall

From the game Nimzovitsch - Von Gottschall, Breslau 1925. White to play.
2 Challenges
Keres - Spassky

Keres - Spassky

This position is from the game Keres - Spassky from the Gothenburg Interzonal in 1955.
3 Challenges
Colle - Gruenfeld I

Colle - Gruenfeld I

This exciting position is from the game Colle - Gruenfeld, Berlin 1926. White to play.
4 Challenges
Lobron - Korchnoi

Lobron - Korchnoi

This position occurred in a game Lobron - Korchnoi, played in the Ordix Rapidplay in Frankfurt, 1998. White to play.
3 Challenges
Rubinstein - Treybal

Rubinstein - Treybal

From the game Rubinstein - Treybal, Baden Baden 1925. White to play.
2 Challenges
Filatov - Mayer

Filatov - Mayer

This position arose in the game Filatov - Mayer in the Worrd Open in Philadelphia in 2000. White to play.
5 Challenges
Krabbe - Computer Dappet

Krabbe - Computer Dappet

Taken from Krabbe vs Dappet (Computer), The Hague 1992. White to play.
8 Challenges
Yusupov - Spiridonov

Yusupov - Spiridonov

This position is from the game Yusupov - Spiridonov, Plovdiv 1983. Black has just won a pawn on a3 and it's White to play.
4 Challenges
Bellin - Moen

Bellin - Moen

The position in the diagram is from Jana Bellin's (playing White) against Moen from the Gausdal Troll Masters in 1992. White to play.
6 Challenges
Yusupov - Dautov

Yusupov - Dautov

This position is from a rapidplay game, Yusupov - Dautov, Essen 2000. White to play.
6 Challenges
Yusupov - Schlosser

Yusupov - Schlosser

This position is from the game Yusupov - Schlosser, Bundesliga 1997. White to play.
6 Challenges
Yusupov - Scheeren II

Yusupov - Scheeren II

This position arose in the latter stages of Yusupov - Scheeren, Plovdiv 1983. White to play.
3 Challenges
Colle - Gruenfeld II

Colle - Gruenfeld II

This position is from the game Colle - Gruenfeld, Berlin 1926. White to play.
3 Challenges

Understanding the Colle-Zukertort

Openings
25 Lessons
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77 Challenges
Released March 4, 2008
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